Kansas City police investigated a homicide Wednesday afternoon alongside U.S. 71 near the southern edge of the city.
Witnesses reported a shooting about 3 p.m. in the 14000 block of U.S. 71, north of Missouri 150.
Police did not immediately find a victim, but after conducting a search of the area with Belton police, officers found a man dead inside a vehicle.
The investigation continued Wednesday.
Anyone with information about the incident was asked to call the TIPS hotline at 816-474-8477.
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